Journal, kept by Washington Fosdick, relating to a whaling voyage the Western Arctic, North and South Pacific Oceans; 1857 April 23-1858 December 12; Includes pen and ink illustrations of ships seen, landfalls, volcanos, and whales seen and taken; Places seen include Mt. St. Elias, Middleton's Island, Ounimak Pass, Diomede Islands, Aitutaki (Cook Islands), and New Zealand; Repository also has microfilm of the log (Reel 17); Whaling vessel, out of New Bedford, Mass., mastered by Frederick... Topics: Slocum, Frederick, shipmaster, Ashley, Abraham, Seafaring life, Whales, Voyages and travels,...
byAmerica 2nd (Ship); Seabury, Charles Pinkney, 1820-1890
Logbook, kept by Charles P. Seabury, relating to a whaling voyage to the South Atlantic and Pacific Oceans; 1850 Sept. 15-1851 July 14; Includes descriptions of types of whales seen or taken, punishment on board, ships spoken to, ship crushed by ice in Anadyr Sea and abandoned, and ship's crew on whaleboats saved by bark Harvest. Other places represented include Corvo Island, Flores Island, Brava, Mocha Island, Valparaiso, Hawaii Island, Maui, and Oahu; Repository also has microfilm of Log... Topics: Brownell, William O., Harvest (Bark), Ice--Arctic regions, Punishment, Rescues, Seafaring life,...